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  1. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Late last year I got rid of the stock air filter and put on a K&N RA-071V filter. I have noticed that it feels starved for fuel. I run the choke about half way all the time pretty much cold or hot engine, warm or cool weather. I've used the idle mix as much as I can. It runs well but if I shut...
  2. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    At 19.5k miles I decided that my cruiser needed a lifestyle change. I took the following steps.... 1. Went to synthetic oil and a larger filter; 2. Installed a K&N air filter; 3. Began purchasing only 92 octane REAL fuel. These changes have been phenomenal! Clutch action is so much more...
  3. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys, I just took my air filter out to take a looksie and clean it if at all possible and I found some oil almost pooled up in the bottom of the filter box.:banghead: Also the filter was pretty oily to the touch. Is this bad?:dontknow: How do I fix the problem?:tools: What is the best way to...
  4. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    Just took a look at my air filter for the first since I got my bike a month ago. Everything looked pretty clean, but there seems to be some light oil sitting in bottom of the filter box. Is this normal? I searched the threads and came up empty. :dontknow:
  5. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys, while getting my 1300S ready for a ride, I cleaned the K&N air filter for the first time. The problem I have is that in the instructions to oil the filter, it asks you to look for "white spots" that have not been oiled after the initial drying and apply oil to those spots. See, I'm...
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